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Mexico’s Struggles With Violence: Is There an End in Sight?

Apr 16, 2014
In light of recent desperate measures taken by vigilantes and armed self-defense groups in rural Mexico, a new book, Building Resilient Communities in Mexico: Civic Responses to Crime and Violence, provides timely analysis of constructive responses from Mexican society to fight crime and violence. Here is what the authors had to say.

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Margaret Paxson's Solovyovo receives high praise, design award

Feb 26, 2007
Margaret Paxson, a senior associate at the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute, received high praise for her most recent book, Solovyovo: The Story of Memory in a Russian Village.

CEF Screened Documentary Wins Academy Award®

Feb 26, 2007
FEBRUARY 2007 - The Blood of Yingzhou District, to be screened 21 March at CEF, wins the documentary short subject.

F&G Releases Sensor White Paper

Feb 23, 2007
February 2007 - White paper evaluates distributed sensing systems for water quality assessment and management.

ECSP Launches Blog on New Security Threats

Feb 21, 2007
FEBRUARY 2007—New Security Beat Provides Latest on Population, Environment, Security in the News

Media Advisory: Wilson Center to Honor Don Alberto Baillères González in México, D.F.

Feb 12, 2007
México, D.F.–The Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars will present the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship to Alberto Baillères González. The award will be presented at a benefit dinner on Tuesday, February 13, at 20:00 at La Hacienda de los Morales. Eduardo Cepeda, President and General Director of J.P. Morgan Mexico, will serve as dinner chairman.

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Four Decades of Classic Essays

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Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.

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The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.